Start Date –September 2020

Salary - £15,839

Location - Glasgow

Disciplines – Business


This is an excellent opportunity to join the first integrated energy company in the UK to generate 100% green electricity. Their focus is on wind energy, smart grids and driving the change to a cleaner, electric future and they are reinvesting over £4m every working day to make this happen. These placements will be in their energy networks division.

The company are seeking bright enthusiastic business students to support their teams. These placements are for one full year and open to both pre-university and undergraduates.


Key Accountabilities

There is a number of opportunities ranging from communications, business change. projects & process improvement across the organisation.


Activities and Responsibilities

May include

  • Project planning
  • Creation of operational reports
  • Data collection and analysis
  • Communication of project messages
  • Process mapping
  • Co-ordination/updating of activities or actions


Critical Factors

Should have a reasonable business acumen awareness/knowledge and good knowledge of MS Office and in particular excellent Excel skills.



Ideally, the person would have had a part-time job previously to demonstrate business practices and awareness


Technical Skills/Knowledge

  • MS Office
  • Analytical skills eg spreadsheets
  • Basic awareness or experience of business practices


Interpersonal Skills

  • MS Office
  • Analytical skills e.g. spreadsheets
  • Good standard of written English
  • Basic awareness or experience of business practices
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Proactive problem solver
  • Good communicator
  • Team player


To apply for this placement or for more information, please contact: Caroline Jardine-Smith at stating your interest, your full name and the vacancy reference. Please note, you must be fully registered with The YINI scheme to apply. See the YINI application page to complete an on-line application form if you are not already.

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